Welcome to Rowallan Park Campsite

Rowallan Park is located 10 minutes north of Mackay and consists of 104 Acres (42 Hectares) of natural bushland. The natural bushland setting of Rowallan Park provides the ideal place for camping and outdoor activities.

Rowallan Park is also currently the home for Mackay and District Mountain Bike Club and Camp Eagle.

The park is also available for use by non-Scouting groups, organisations and schools.

There are grassed camping areas available, with fire places, close to showers and toilets.
For those looking for a little more independance there are bush campsites available.

The following day activities are available:

  • Nature walks
  • Swimming
  • Canoeing
  • Guided tour and historical sites (by arrangement with the camp warden)


The following facilities are available:

  • Dormitory accommodation (bunk type bedding – up to 30 people total)
  • 2 separate rooms with disability access (bunk type bedding – up to 4 people per room)
  • Toilet and shower with disability access
  • Ablution block with female and male showers and toilets
  • Kitchen – complete with fridges, freezer, industrial gas stove, urns, cooking utensils and crockery.
  • Dining area (seats max 30 people)
  • Training room (seats max 20 people)
  • Activities Shed (seats 60 and has kitchen facilities)
  • Parade ground with flag poles
  • Designated campfire area
  • Open air chapel with natural log seating (situated in quiet bush setting on the creek bank)

“Try to leave this world a little better than you found it”

Robert Baden Powell

Founder of Scouts



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Update time.
We are still not able to reopen the Park at present.
Rowallan Park is not a National Park and we can’t open under the new rules.
Hopefully in the next few weeks the governments will relax the restrictions and we can start using the Park again.
Thanks for your patience.
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Unfortunately this does include Rowallan Park and all of the facilities incl mountain bike trails.

Please stay home and stay safe. We will advise ASAP when the park is open again 👌

#coronavirus Mad Mountain Bike ClubUpdate: A number of popular areas in our national parks will close from tomorrow to help contain the spread of COVID-19.

Full list of closures and exemptions: parks.des.qld.gov.au

It includes picnic areas, toilet facilities, lookouts, popular walking tracks, swimming areas and four-wheel drive beach recreation areas.

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Thanks to Mackay Regional Council community Grant.
Photos of the refurbishment of ablution block.
Tiled and new showers, toilets, drainage system, and instant gas hot water.
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